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Retail has been providing ticketing solutions since 2001 for venues throughout Europe. Our multilingual, digital booking system has been specially designed for smaller venues who lack the resources to design bespoke systems. Our latest version with its tailor-made booking slots, is ideal for helping you to respect COVID government guidelines, which include, cashless transactions, eliminating queues, controlling the flow of visitors for social distancing purposes and collecting data for NHS ‘Track and Trace’. It has been approved by the government. We are offering the system free of set up costs (usually over £2,000) to members of AIM.


MuseumShops offers a high-quality platform for online shops and bookings at zero upfront cost. Open to all heritage sector organisations, our Partners gain a fully self-contained online shop with their products also appearing in the MuseumShops marketplace, boosting the profiles of small partners and increasing sales. Because our charges are commission based our Partners sales success is our top priority. 0161 459 7829


Unyfi offers merchant payment services, full market comparison’ and provides card terminals. Unyfi consultants support your business through every step of the merchant services process: from finding the most suitable merchant account , to setting up the hardware, to providing 24-hour card machine support.

Take payments face 2 face and online with funds to be received the next day and a transparent pricing model.

Please call Tom Faithful on 07341 984641 or email at for your free advice and no obligation comparison quote.


Established for over 14 years, 123Send and 123Hire were created to provide a specialist card payment service to the payments industry in the UK and was one of the first dedicated providers of Mobile PDQ's to UK businesses. Our mission is to provide innovative solutions and exceptional service, enabling you to accept payments wherever your business takes you!

123Send and 123Hire are proud to support tens of thousands of small independent businesses who are the lifeblood of British towns, as well as supporting major UK events such as FMC at Wimbledon, British Legion, Sports Relief and many many more.

123Send has a wide range of products and services such as; Mobile, Portable and Countertop terminal. Our merchants benefit from our dedication to excellent customer service, technical support 364 days a year and the very latest terminals which comply to stringent security standards.

In today's tough economic climate all business costs need to be reviewed. Give your merchant rates the 123 Health Check today and you could make significant savings
Why Switch Your Account to 123Send?

· Competitive merchant services package
· All terminal types available & are fully PCI DSS compliant
· E-commerce solutions
· Short / Medium/ Long Term Hire
· Purchase Option
· 24/7 technical support
· Increased security
· Excellent customer service
· Quick and easy to switch

123Send is a one-stop-shop for your payment solution needs. Contact us today via email on or 0800 5424 123


Looking for unique and appealing gifts for kids at affordable prices? Best Years have an exclusive range of fair trade, handmade, crochet toys plus our iconic knitted dinosaurs. With low prices, no minimum order and flexible and friendly service we specialise in supplying museums and visitor attractions across the UK. Please see or email for more information


Vennersys, a member of Christie Group plc, has over 25 years’ experience delivering ticketing & EPoS solutions to a variety of leading visitor attractions. UK based, we strive to provide world class software and service solutions. Our solution, Venpos is a powerful multi-channel software suite that enables users to manage all aspects of their operations from admissions to marketing; physical and online. VENPoS modules include but are not limited to: Admissions, GiftAid, Memberships, Campaign and Stock Management

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ACE (Association for Cultural Enterprises)

Unlock your commercial potential. Join our network of 2,500+ professionals and grow your income from retail, publishing, catering and venue hire. ACE holds a Convention & Trade Show each March, the UK’s largest heritage retail trade event, with free entry and over 80 specialist suppliers and a topical seminar programme. Regular e-news available.

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